What is your deal-breaker in a relationship? How do you set boundaries and create an expectation of happy, healthy relationships in your life?
The Call To True Beauty returned Wednesday, December 3 at 6pm on WCLK with some answers.
Host Daphne Walker was joined by CAU Psychologist Dr. Christopher Bass for this live, interactive talk show featuring your calls. The Call To True Beauty deals with the real world issues of domestic and dating violence with the goal of helping you find happy, healthy relationships.
Jazz Pianist Kenny Barron has been a mainstay of the WCLK sound for years now. His latest release on Impulse is with Bassist and Composer Dave Holland, who have performed as a duo for a couple of years now. The record is called The Art of Conversation, and you can hear it at various times on WCLK.
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The Dave Koz Christmas Tour 2014 helps kick off the Atlanta Holiday Season Wednesday night, December 3 at one of the South's best jazz venues, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. The 2014 Dave Koz and Friends Christmas tour will feature Koz along with three special guests: Jonathan Butler, who has earned accolades in the R&B, contemporary jazz and gospel fields, plus two artists who are new to the run – GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter Christopher Cross, known for such Top 10 hits as “Sailing,” “Ride Like the Wind” and “Arthur’s Theme (Best That You C
On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, Mercedes Benz of Buckhead gave a contribution to the Atlanta Community Food Bank (ACFB) for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday. Grene Baranco, daughter of Mercedes Benz of Buckhead CEO's Gregory and Juanita Baranco, was there to present the check to ACFB's Development Director, Sarah Fonder-Kristy and Sr. Communications Manager, Amy Hudson. Also present was Jazz 91.9 WCLK's General Manager, Wendy Williams.
Saxophonist, Flutist, and Composer Henry Threadgill consistently pushes boundaries as a jazz artist. This weekend on WCLK you can hear Threadgill on Jazz Night In America from NPR. The program airs at 6a Saturday morning and 7p Sunday evening. These performances were recorded live at Harlem Stage, and feature a collection of Threadgill's works curated by Pianist Jason Moran.
The Buckhead Cascade City Chapter of The Links, Inc., led a community conversation about Human Trafficking on November 15, designed to make everyone aware of the costs and destruction created by this modern-era American slavery.
Fulton County Superior Court Judge Gail Tusan-Washington talked with Kiplyn Primus about takeaways from this event on a Local Take segment airing Saturday morning at 7a on the WCLK Public Affairs Block.
Want some sad facts about human trafficking?
Human Trafficking is basically modern day slavery.
The November 19 edition of Your Health Connection on WCLK featured Host(and Cancer Survivor) JaQuitta Williams discussing the issues involved with pregnancy and cancer. Her guest was 10 year cancer survivor and mom Perrie Adams, who endured a pregnancy with twins at the same time she went through chemotherapy and breast cancer treatment. Your Health Connection is made possible by the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University.
Here are relevant links to articles on the topic suggested by CCRTD's Dr. Kimberly Davis:
Vocalist Carmen Lundy is familiar to WCLK listeners and members. We're playing her new release Soul To Soul throughout the day. This afternoon on Jazz Tones host Jay Edwards will talk with Lundy about her music and her muse. Tune in to Jazz Tones for Carmen Lundy and all of the Brazilian, Afro-Cuban and straight ahead jazz that you can handle.
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Chicago-born, 27-year-old trumpet player Marquis Hill is establishing a solid jazz career at an early age. Just last week Hill won the 2014 Thelonious Monk International Trumpet Competition. His latest release, Modern Flows EP, Vol. 1, is WCLK PD Aaron Cohen's choice for new jazz music worth your listen. You can hear cuts from it throughout the day, particularly on Serenade To The City, 10p-2a Monday through Friday.
The Islamic Speakers Bureau of Atlanta/ISB is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, apolitical educational organization that provides certified Muslim speakers to promote awareness about Islam and Muslims. Its mission is to counter prejudice and discrimination against Muslim Americans by teaching about their traditions and contributions in the context of America’s history and cultural diversity, while building relations between American Muslims and other groups.
ISB Board Member Bassem Fakhoury stopped by to talk about it on the WCLK Public Affairs Block.